IOWA WOMEN’S ARCHIVES

UNIVERSITY OF IOWA LIBRARIES

IOWA CITY, IOWA

 

 

TITLE:»ELIZABETH SHAW (1923-)

 

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PAPERS, DATES:»1965-1977

QUANTITY:»12.5 linear feet

 

 

ACQUISITION:

The »papers (donor no. 27) were donated by »Elizabeth Shaw.

ACCESS:

The »papers are open for research.

COPYRIGHT:

»Copyright has been transferred to the University of Iowa.

PROCESSED BY:

Special Collections Staff and Kristen Rassbach in 1996Your name, year».

 

»Biography

            Begin text here:»Elizabeth Orr Shaw was born on October 2, 1923 in Monona, Iowa, to Harold T. and Hazel Kean Orr.  She received her B.A. from Drake University, her M.A. in public administration from the University of Minnesota, and her J.D. from the University of Iowa Law School.  Shaw was a member of the Iowa House of Representatives from 1967 to 1972.  She served in the Iowa Senate from 1973 to 1978, holding the position of Assistant Minority Leader during the 1977-1978 session.

 

 

Summary Contents List

Begin text here:»

Topical files {arranged alphabetically}, boxes 1-22

Correspondence, boxes 23-30


Box 1

Topical files

Abortion, 1971-1974

Accountant Bill, 1967-1969

Administrative Rules, 1967

Adoption, 1971-1977

Adult Rights (age of majority), 1967-1976

Advertising Tax, 1967-1969

Aged, Problems of, 1973-1977

Agriculture, Department of, 1966-1977

Alcoholism, 1967-1977

Aldermen (Attorney General opinion), 1969

Amtrak, 1974

 

Box 2

Annie Wittenmyer Home, 1972-1974

Anti-Trust, 1973-1976

Area IX Community College, 1970-1976

Area Schools, 1968-1976

Assessment, 1975-1977 (see also: Local Government Finance; Property Tax Relief; Property Tax Study Committee; Tax, Property)

Barbers, 1967-1970

Barbers and Cosmetology, 1977

Bikeways, 1965-1977

 

Box 3

Billboards, 1965-1967

Blue Cross/ Blue Shield, 1968-1969

Boats, 1970-1975

Bond Elections, 1969-1975

Business Interests, 1976

Campaign Finance Disclosure, n.d.

Child Services, 1976

Chiropractic Law, 1968-1974

Cities and Towns, 1972-1977

Civil Rights Commission, 1968-1976

Coal Mining, 1974-1975

Collective Bargaining, 1971-1977

Computer System (Coopers & Lybrand), 1976

Conflict of Interest, 1972

Congress, 1970

Congressional Districts, 1973

Congressional Redistricting, 1969-1971, including letters from H.R. Gross, John Kyl, and Fred Schwengel

 

Box 4

Constitution Amendment (Special session), 1974

Constitution Amendments, 1958-1970

Constitution

Changes (62nd General Assembly), 1958-1968, including a letter from Maurice Van Nostrand

Convention, 1959-1967 (see also: Reapportionment)

Consumer Credit Regulation, 1968-1974

 

Box 5

Consumer Credit Regulation, 1968-1974

 

Box 6

Consumer Credit Regulation, 1968-1974

 

Box 7

Consumer Credit Regulation, 1968-1974 (see also credit)

Consumer Protection, 1968-1969

Corporate Farming, 1975-1977

County Extension Service, Scott County, 1976

Credit (Costs and incidents), 1975-1977

Credit Life Insurance, 1076-1977

Davenport, City of, 1972-1977

Davenport Special Urban Improvement District, 1973-1976

 

Box 8

Davenport Special Urban Improvement District, 1973-1976

Day Care Centers (fire regulations), 1973-1977

Dissolution of Marriage, 1969-1977

Effigy Mounds, 1966-1976, including letter from Fred Schwengel

Elections, 1975-1977

Energy, 1975-1977

Environmental Quality, 1974-1977

 

Box 9

Equality of Sexes, 1970-1977, including a letter from Dick Clark

Expenses, 1975

Fair Housing, 1966-1968

Fair Trade, 1970-1976

Federal Annuitants, 1968-1973

Fishing Licenses, 1974-1975

Box 10

Food Stamps, 1966-1971, including letters from Jack Miller and Fred Schwengel

Foster Parents, 1974

Franchise Agreements, 1969

Fraternal Benefit Society, 1969

Funeral Home Regulation, 1969

Gambling, 1967-1974 (see also Pari-mutuel betting)

Gas Tax Refunds, 1969

Government Reorganization, 1967-1976

Grain inspection, 1977

Guidance Counselors, 1971

Gun Control, 1968-1976

H.F. 702 and Proposed Changes (taxation), 1967-1969

Handicapped Development Center, 1973-1975

Health, Department of, 1974-1975

Hearing Aid Licenses, 1969-1974

Highway Safety, 1966

Housing, 1974

Immunization, 1977

Industrial Bonds (municipally financed), 1967-1969

Inheritance Tax, 1974

Insurance, Automobile, 1976-1977

Insurance, No-fault, 1967-1977

Interstate Cooperation Commission, 1969

 

Box 11

Iowa Public Employees Retirements System, 1964-1977

Judicial Pensions, 1967-1974

Judiciary Committee, 1975-1977

Juvenile Justice, 1974-1977

LEAP Study (Legislators Education Action Project), 1974-1975

Labor

1966-1968

1975-1976

Land Use, 1974-1977

 

Box 12

Landlord/Tenant, 1972-1974 (see also Mechanics Lien)

Landscape Architects, 1974

Law Day, 1964-1972

Legislation, Positions on, 1975-1976

Legislative Affairs, 1967-1970

Legislative Reform, 1963-1971

Library, Law, 1975-1976

Licensing Boards, n.d.

Lieutenant Governor, 1973

Liquor, 1966-1977

Local Government Finance, 1975-1976 (see also Assessment; Property tax relief; Property Tax Study Committee; Tax, property)

Marriage License Bill, 1967

Marycrest/Area College Contract, 1967

Massage parlors, 1973-1976

Meat Inspection, 1969-1971

 

Box 13

Mechanics Lien, 1967-1976 (see also Landlord /Tenant)

Medicaid and Medicare, n.d.

Medical Malpractice, 1966-1977

Mental Health, 1973-1976

Migrant Labor, 1967

Military Exemption, 1973-1977

Minimum Wage (state), 1963-1969

Monitoring, 1976-1977

Motor Vehicle Inspection, 1969

Motor Vehicle Registration, 1975

Motorcycle Helmets, 1972-1977

Name Changing, 1971-1972

Natural Resources Council, 1977

Notary Act, 1974

 

Box 14

Nursing Homes, 1967-1976

Obscenity, 1967-1971

Okoboji: West Okoboji Lake Marina 1976-1977

Ombudsman, 1966-1969

Open Meetings (confidentiality), n.d.

Optical Licensing, 1967-1969

Optometry, 1976

Oratory, n.d.

Organ Donor Program, 1976-1977

Osteopathic Appropriation, 1972-1975

Pari-mutuel Betting, 1972-1975 (see also Gambling)

Pensions, 1976

Performance Auditing, 1977

Personal, 1972

Pesticides, 1969

Pet Care, 1967-1973

Planning Office, 1969

Pollution Control, 1965-1976

Prepaid Comprehensive Health Care, 1971

Press, n.d.

Prisons, 1973-1976

Private School Aid, 1968-1977

Probate, 1973-1975

Professional Certification, 1977

 

Box 15

Property Tax Relief (elderly), 1972-1973 (see also Assessment; Local Government Finance; Property Tax Study Committee; Tax, Property)

Property Tax Study Committee, 1975 (see also Assessment; Local Government Finance; Property tax relief; Tax, Property)

Public Bidding, 1974

Public Health, 1973

Quad Cities Graduate Center, 1972-1973

Quad City Air Pollution, 1975

Railroads, 1975

Reapportionment, 1962-1972

 

Box 16

Reapportionment, 1962-1972

Reapportionment (final report of the Legislative Apportionment Commission), 1969

Reapportionment, 1971-1972 (see also Congressional Redistricting; Constitutional Convention)

 

Box 17

Reciprocal Tax Agreement, 1969-1972

Recording, Sound, 1975

Regional Jails, 1970

Road Money, 1969-1977

St. Luke's Hospital, 1974

Salaries, 1966-1977

Savings, 1966-1977

School, Community Program, 1975

School Buses, 1966-1967

School Finance

1967-1968

1970

1970-1975

 

Box 18

School Finance

1970-1975

1971-1977

1976-1977

 

 

Box 19

School Reorganization, 1971-1977

Schools, 1967

Self Defense, n.d.

Sex Education, 1968-1969

Sex Offenders, 1969

Sixty-Fifth General Assembly, 1973-1974

Social Security, 1975-1976

Soldiers Home, 1973

Soldiers Relief, 1969-1973

Speeches, 1966-1977

Stockholders, Minority, 1973

Studded tires, 1965-1975

TRACIS (traffic Records and Criminal Justice Information System), 1971

Tax

Bank Franchise, 1975-1977

Corporation, 1971-1977

Income, 1968-1977

Local, 1977

Local option, 1975

 

Box 20

Tax

Postcard returns, 1967-1969

Property, 1967-1976 (see also Assessment; Local Government Finance; Property Tax Relief; Property Tax Study Committee)

Sales, 1974-1977

Tax Bill (Shaw), 1973-1974

Tax Burden, 1964-1976

Tax Reform, 1966-1975

Tax Revenue, 1975-1976

Terrace Hill, 1971-1974

Testing, Basic Skills, 1976-1977

 

Box 21

Testing, Basic Skills, 1976-1977

Title XX, 1976-1977

Tort Liability, Government, 1973-1977

Tractor Safety, 1973-1977

Transportation, Department of, n.d.

Trucks, 1967-1975

Tuition Grants, 1972-1975

Unemployment Compensation, 1966-1977

University Unrest, 1969-1970

Urban Renewal, 1969

Utility Annuities, 1966-1973

Vietnam Veterans Bonus, 1973-1974

Vocational Rehabilitation, 1968-1977

Wage Collection, 1962-1975

 

Box 22

Welfare Costs, 1963-1977

Workman's Compensation, 1967-1976

World Food Exposition, 1971-1972

 

Box 23

Correspondence

1966-1967, A-D

1967, E-J

1967, K-O

1967, P-So, including letters from Robert Ray and Fred Schwengel

1967, St-Z, including a letter from Philip D. Adler

 

 

Box 24

1969, D-G

1969, H-K

1969, L-N

1969, O-S, including a letter from Fred Schwengel

1969, T-Z

1970, A-D

Box 25

Correspondence (cont.)

1970, E-K

1970, L-O

1970, P-Z

1971, A-C

1971, D-I

1971, J-L

 

Box 26

1971, M-P

1971, R-S, including a letter from Robert Ray

1971, T-Z

1972, A-G

1972, H-M

1972, N-W

 

Box 27

1973, A-D

1973, E-Ha

1973, He-L

1973, M-R

1973, S-T

1973, U-Z

 

Box 28

1974, A-E

1974, F-J

1974, K-P

1974, R-Z

1975, A-D

1975, E-H

 

Box 29

1975, J-K

1975, M-R

1975, S-Z, including a letter from Richard Turner

1976, A-G

1976, H-O

1976, P-W

 

Box 30

1977, A-F, including a letter from Dick Clark

1977, G-K

1977, L-P

1977, R-Z»